White Grape Currant

Joseph Prestele1867/1872

McLean County Museum of History

McLean County Museum of History
Bloomington, United States

Botanical print: gouache over lithograph. White berries with gray mottling on a branch with four leaves with three lobes each.

Joseph Prestele was a German immigrant who immigrated to America as a part of the Inspirationists, who believed that the dominant Lutheran Church had become too distant and formal. Prestele studied flower painting in Vienna and was the artist for the Royal Botanical Garden of Munich. Joseph was a very talented artist and lithographer, but he never would have acknowledged it because any talent they had belonged to God.


  • Title: White Grape Currant
  • Creator: Joseph Prestele
  • Date Created: 1867/1872

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